Firefighter / E.M.T.


The Town of Haw River is seeking qualified candidates for the position of Firefighter / E.M.T.


Job Requirements:

NC Firefighter Certification

NC Emergency Medical Technician Certification

Hazardous Materials Operations Level 1

NC Driver's License

Completion of a High School Diploma or Equivalent

6 months of Fire Service Experience

Must be 21 years of age


Physical Requirements:

This position requires heavy lifting and is physically demanding. Employees must be in excellent physical condition. An employee must have close visual acuity as to be able to read and write handwritten and typed material, operate computer terminals, visually inspect parts, use measurement devices and operate machines. An employee in this class must be able to speak and hear clearly in order to communicate to the public and other employees as needed.


Application Period: 

We are accepting applications starting August 9, 2021. The vacancy position will be opened until filled.


Salary Range:

Town of Haw River, Grade 17

Firefighter / EMT salary range: $34,655.38 - 51,983.08


Application Package:

Application packages shall include a completed Town of Haw River application with resume. Applications are available online on the Town website at under Careers tab or may be picked up at the Town Hall located at 403 E. Main Street, Haw River, NC 27258. Please submit application packages to Lesley Gonzalez by email or drop off at 403 E Main Street, Haw River, NC 27258.


The Town of Haw River is an Equal Opportunity Employer


Employment Application

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